Breakfast Playdate Party Featuring WaterWipes

I participated in an Ambassador Activation on behalf of Influence Central forWaterWipes. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Last weekend while visiting friends and family, I had the opportunity to host a fun little playdate over breakfast. The kids (and adults alike) were hungry and eager to play after a long night -- baby sleepovers can definitely get a little crazy! I knew things were bound to get messy after bagels with cream cheese, blueberry muffins, cookies and a little bit of candy for the … [Read more...]

Introducing the World’s Purest Baby Wipes #WaterWipes

I participated in an Ambassador Activation on behalf of Influence Central forWaterWipes. I received product samples to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. As moms of babies and toddlers, we always want what's best for our little ones -- especially when it comes to their delicate skin. Whether it's changing a newborn's diaper, cleaning up sticky fingers and cheeks after ice cream or messy paint activities, having safe, chemical free wipes handy in every room of the house is a must! Even when I'm not at home, I try to choose the best baby … [Read more...]

Nuby Clik-it Flip n’ Sip with Weighted Straw Cup {Review & Giveaway}

Do you find yourself playing the game of the "missing sippy cup" often? In our home, it seems to be part of the daily routine. Rummaging through cabinets and drawers...under beds and toy bins to find misplaced cups and lids. It's a frustrating part of the mommy life. So when I find a sippy cup that I absolutely love -- I try to make sure I always have tabs on it's whereabouts throughout the day. May sound a little crazy, but it's the best way I've found to never lose it! The Nuby Clik- it™ Flip n’ Sip w/ NEW 360 Weighted Straw Cup is one of those sippy cups! Here are a few things I … [Read more...]

4 Tips for Traveling with Kids

Whether it's during the summer or anytime of the year, chances are likely that you're going to be traveling. And when you have kids in tow, this can be quite the memorable experience... in both good ways and bad. I'm here at Mommy's Bundle today to share 4 tips for traveling with kids to make traveling more enjoyable for everyone involved. Of course there's no guarantee that they (or you) are going to enjoy every single moment of this trip, but hopefully these tips will help out. 1. Take Advantage of “Sleep” Hours. When traveling with young children, you will find it very beneficial to … [Read more...]

Sun Protection & How to Choose the Best Sunscreen for Kids #ChooseSkinHealth

I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Neutrogena. I received samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Now that summer is officially here, the days are getting longer and hotter than ever. While we are thrilled to spend more time outdoors running around and splashing about, the extra hours of sunlight also mean more need to protect the delicate skin of our family members, especially little ones. My boys have sensitive skin that often burns easily. As infants both suffered from mild eczema. That's why … [Read more...]

Sleep Solutions: Tips to Help All Your Kids Sleep at Night

Struggling to get your baby or toddler to sleep at night? You're not alone. Every single parent faces this battle at one point or another. Luckily today I have a guest blogger, Karen, from Sunbeams and Heartstrings who shares her best tips for getting children of ALL ages to sleep restfully. *** One of the biggest hurdles as a parent is getting a child to SLEEP. What works for one child may not work for another. I have found a few very successful sleep tips for my children (we are a blended family with 13 kids) that I would love to share with you! Infants to Age 2 If you nurse or … [Read more...]

Keep Kid’s Clothes Baby Fresh, Beyond the Baby Phase #Amazinghood #Dreft

Disclaimer: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMe Media and Dreft.  All opinions are 100% mine. Mmmm. That sweet aroma of clean baby clothes fresh out of the laundry basket! It brings back such positive, tender memories of our new bundle of joy. I feel like it was just yesterday that I was sorting through laundry baskets of newborn onesies, bibs and blankets! Even though there is never a dull moment with a fast-moving 3 year-old and newly walking 1 year-old, I miss those early days, partly because of all those new mommy emotions and wonderful smells. Smells like Dreft … [Read more...]

How a Mother’s Touch Means So Much More to Baby

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Johnson’s® and Latina Bloggers Connect. All opinions are my 100% my own. Did you know that every loving interaction with mom or dad can help baby's developing brain? From a gentle touch to a pleasant smell, everyday rituals and interactions children experience create memories that will stay with them for a lifetime. Studies have shown that by age three, 85% of a baby's brain is developed. That's why it's so important to begin stimulating baby's senses from the moment of birth. A mother's touch especially can do wonders for her … [Read more...]

The Moment You Realize You’re Going to Be a Mom #Clearblue

Excited. Joyful. Thankful. Blessed. Anxious. Nervous. Disbelief. Shocked. These are a few words real moms used to describe that very moment they found out they were expecting...with the realization that a new life was forming inside their very body and the whole world as they knew it was about to change.I can still recall the first moment it happened to ME. The scene plays over and over in my head. It was late in the evening. I had a hunch and decided it was the moment of truth. My husband lay on the bed surfing the internet as I nervously made my way to the bathroom not telling him that I … [Read more...]

Finding the Win-Win Moments Amidst the Chaos #GerberWinWinMoments

This is a sponsored post by me on behalf of Gerber®. All opinions are my own. These days with two little ones more active than ever, fighting and making messes all over the house, it's tough not to feel defeated. There is always a bit of tantrums, crying and yelling to add to the chaotic days. I find myself saying, "NO!" more often than yes. NO! You can't push your brother and take all his toys! NO! You can't eat dog food! NO! You can't eat a donut for breakfast...lunch and dinner! It's just the reality of the times, with a cranky baby exploring the world around him and a … [Read more...]